In Reply to: A wet calamari posted by Lindsay on January 10, 2010 at 23:37:
: Hello am looking for the origin and full meaning of a phrase used in our family, we are Australians.
: "Better than a slap in the face with a wet calamari!"
: Looking forward to responses.
There is a phrase -- a slap in the face with a wet fish. Sounds like the above is a variation.